Bike Forums - View Single Post - Time for winter tires
View Single Post
Old 11-11-19, 07:19 PM
  #10  
ethet 
Catastrophe Merchant
 
ethet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Tideland
Posts: 185
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 42 Post(s)
Liked 39 Times in 14 Posts
I bought a pair of Suomi (Nokian) carbide studded tires five years-ago and they remain one of the better bike-related investments I've made. I ride all winter long, even in extremes (-20c), and these things just carry me along regardless of snow or ice build-up. The experience of studded tires in nasty climates is revelatory, it is truly astonishing: You just 'stick' to the road, even when riding on ice, and it awards one a sense of freedom that eludes description.

Last edited by ethet; 11-11-19 at 07:27 PM.
ethet is offline  
Likes For ethet: